Black Is The New Black is Refinery29’s celebration of 20 Black Women who kicked down doors in their fields this past year.

Black Is The New Black
Black women are having a moment in popular culture right now. But we are not just a "moment," or a trend to be celebrated during the 28 days of Black History Month. With Black Is The New Black, R29’s Black writers spotlight 20 women who are inspiring us right now — Black women who are kicking down the doors of their fields and leaving them wide open for the rest of us. Because we are here, we've been here, and we're not going anywhere.